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AJ2481
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Shorelander
N 42° 03.336 W 087° 45.746
16T E 436911 N 4656230
Quick Description: NGS mark AJ2481 in Skokie, IL.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 3/4/2006 4:29:57 PM
Waymark Code: WM8BV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Black Dog Trackers
Views: 18

Long Description:
From the NGS Datasheet:

STATION IS LOCATED IN SKOKIE, IL ON THE NORTH SIDE OF GOLF RD. ABOUT 0.1 MILES WEST OF THE EDENS EXPRESSWAY (I-94) OVERPASS. STATION IS LOCATED IN GRASSY AREA BOUNDED BY GOLF RD., WOODS DR., AND THE EDENS EXPRESSWAY. STATION IS ABOUT 30 FEET SOUTH OF WOODS DR. STATION IS A 4 INCH BRASS DISK ON A 18 INCH DIAMETER, 6 FEET DEEP CONCRETE MONUMENT PROTECTED BY A CAST IRON COVER.
STATION IS STAMPED SK0017 AND HAS THE LOGO VILLAGE OF SKOKIE CONTROL MONUMENT 2000.

That description is still good.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: SK017

Benchmark Agency: other (not included below)

Benchmark Agency (if other): Village of Skokie

Monumentation type: HORIZONTAL CONTROL Disk

County: Cook

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name (optional): Park Ridge

Find type: Coordinates and/or to-reach information from an online local database were used

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]

NGS PID: AJ2481

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

Visit Instructions:
  1. A closeup photo of the mark taken by you is required.
  2. A 'distant' photo including the mark in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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